The first table below looks at the demand for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 469 479 580
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +101
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 167 126 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.28% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.84% 6.01% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 118 99 60
Average salary £57,500 £70,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £107,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
Cloud Services Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2860 2098 1785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.94% 4.73% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2380 1833 1534
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,050 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
IaaS
England

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in London

IaaS
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the London region.

IaaS Salary Trend in London

IaaS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

IaaS Salary Histogram in London

IaaS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 24 £62,500 -16.66% 4
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS.

1 165 (57.89%) PaaS
2 118 (41.40%) Windows
3 117 (41.05%) Linux
4 91 (31.93%) Amazon AWS
5 79 (27.72%) Microsoft
6 77 (27.02%) VMware
6 77 (27.02%) Microsoft Azure
7 74 (25.96%) Web Services
8 73 (25.61%) SQL Server
8 73 (25.61%) Apache
9 72 (25.26%) SaaS
10 71 (24.91%) SQL
10 71 (24.91%) Firewall
11 69 (24.21%) Java
11 69 (24.21%) MySQL
12 68 (23.86%) Puppet
13 66 (23.16%) IIS
14 59 (20.70%) DevOps
15 55 (19.30%) Git (software)
16 53 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
16 53 (18.60%) Elasticsearch
16 53 (18.60%) Cisco
17 52 (18.25%) VMware Infrastructure
18 48 (16.84%) .NET
19 47 (16.49%) HP
20 43 (15.09%) Oracle
20 43 (15.09%) Opscode Chef
21 41 (14.39%) Cloud Computing
21 41 (14.39%) ITIL
22 39 (13.68%) Project Management

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 73 (25.61%) Apache
2 66 (23.16%) IIS
3 53 (18.60%) Elasticsearch
4 35 (12.28%) Tomcat
5 30 (10.53%) nginx
5 30 (10.53%) Apache Solr
6 29 (10.18%) Node.js
7 21 (7.37%) BizTalk Server
8 18 (6.32%) SharePoint
9 14 (4.91%) OpenStack
10 11 (3.86%) MS Exchange
11 9 (3.16%) Alfresco
12 8 (2.81%) CMS
13 6 (2.11%) CloudStack
14 4 (1.40%) Cloud Foundry
15 3 (1.05%) WebSphere
16 2 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 2 (0.70%) Lync
17 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
17 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 37 (12.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (5.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 165 (57.89%) PaaS
2 91 (31.93%) Amazon AWS
3 77 (27.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 72 (25.26%) SaaS
5 41 (14.39%) Cloud Computing
6 27 (9.47%) Joyent
7 16 (5.61%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (4.21%) Office 365
9 11 (3.86%) Google Apps
10 4 (1.40%) Heroku
11 3 (1.05%) GitHub
12 2 (0.70%) Engine Yard
12 2 (0.70%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.35%) ElastiCache
13 1 (0.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 71 (24.91%) Firewall
2 22 (7.72%) VPN
2 22 (7.72%) SAN
3 19 (6.67%) WAN
4 18 (6.32%) NAS
5 15 (5.26%) DNS
6 13 (4.56%) LAN
6 13 (4.56%) VoIP
6 13 (4.56%) MPLS
7 12 (4.21%) TCP/IP
8 9 (3.16%) Network Security
8 9 (3.16%) LDAP
9 6 (2.11%) HTTP
9 6 (2.11%) SMTP
9 6 (2.11%) SSL
9 6 (2.11%) Wireless
9 6 (2.11%) OpenLDAP
9 6 (2.11%) Unified Communications
10 5 (1.75%) Internet
11 3 (1.05%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (25.61%) SQL Server
2 69 (24.21%) MySQL
3 35 (12.28%) MongoDB
3 35 (12.28%) Redis
4 28 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (4.91%) Hadoop
7 13 (4.56%) NoSQL
8 11 (3.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (3.86%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (2.81%) Azure SQL Database
10 7 (2.46%) Big Data
10 7 (2.46%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.05%) Hazelcast
12 3 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.05%) OLTP
12 3 (1.05%) OrientDB
13 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 55 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 38 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 28 (9.82%) TeamCity
4 27 (9.47%) Subversion
5 26 (9.12%) Firebug
6 16 (5.61%) JIRA
7 13 (4.56%) Bugzilla
7 13 (4.56%) NUnit
7 13 (4.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.11%) Hudson
8 6 (2.11%) Maven
9 5 (1.75%) Artifactory
10 3 (1.05%) Selenium
11 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (13.33%) Finance
2 27 (9.47%) Telecoms
2 27 (9.47%) Music Industry
3 14 (4.91%) Banking
4 12 (4.21%) Marketing
5 7 (2.46%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.11%) Advertising
7 5 (1.75%) Local Government
8 4 (1.40%) Electronics
9 3 (1.05%) Publishing
10 2 (0.70%) Games
10 2 (0.70%) Legal
10 2 (0.70%) Retail
10 2 (0.70%) Billing
11 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Law
11 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (16.84%) Architect
2 30 (10.53%) Analyst
3 27 (9.47%) Web Engineer
3 27 (9.47%) Operations Engineer
4 26 (9.12%) Applications Support
5 25 (8.77%) Support Analyst
6 23 (8.07%) Applications Support Analyst
7 21 (7.37%) Developer
8 19 (6.67%) Consultant
8 19 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
9 18 (6.32%) Cloud Architect
9 18 (6.32%) Web Analyst
10 15 (5.26%) BizTalk Developer
10 15 (5.26%) Web Support Analyst
11 13 (4.56%) Technical Support
12 12 (4.21%) Infrastructure Architect
12 12 (4.21%) Technical Manager
13 11 (3.86%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (3.86%) Support Engineer
13 11 (3.86%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (25.96%) Web Services
2 48 (16.84%) .NET
3 30 (10.53%) HTML
4 29 (10.18%) CSS
5 27 (9.47%) ASP.NET
6 18 (6.32%) ActiveMQ
6 18 (6.32%) WCF
7 15 (5.26%) XML
8 14 (4.91%) XSD
8 14 (4.91%) XSL
9 13 (4.56%) LAMP
9 13 (4.56%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 9 (3.16%) Spring
11 7 (2.46%) SOAP
12 6 (2.11%) RESTful
13 4 (1.40%) HTML5
13 4 (1.40%) Hibernate
14 3 (1.05%) Ajax
14 3 (1.05%) Ruby on Rails
14 3 (1.05%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.53%) Open Source
2 27 (9.47%) Blackberry
3 15 (5.26%) Replication
4 12 (4.21%) Digital Media
5 11 (3.86%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (3.51%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.81%) Firmware
8 6 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.11%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.11%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.40%) PMI
9 4 (1.40%) DTV
9 4 (1.40%) Clustering
10 3 (1.05%) Blog
10 3 (1.05%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.05%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.70%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.70%) Social Media
11 2 (0.70%) iSeries
11 2 (0.70%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 118 (41.40%) Windows
2 117 (41.05%) Linux
3 53 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (10.53%) Solaris
5 29 (10.18%) Debian
6 27 (9.47%) UNIX
6 27 (9.47%) Ubuntu
7 20 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.46%) Apple iOS
10 7 (2.46%) Android
11 5 (1.75%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.40%) Mac OS
13 3 (1.05%) Gentoo
14 2 (0.70%) AIX
15 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (20.70%) DevOps
2 41 (14.39%) ITIL
3 39 (13.68%) Project Management
4 32 (11.23%) SOA
4 32 (11.23%) Service Delivery
5 31 (10.88%) CRM
6 27 (9.47%) Build Automation
7 20 (7.02%) PRINCE2
8 19 (6.67%) Migration
9 18 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (5.61%) EAI
10 16 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (5.61%) TOGAF
11 14 (4.91%) Business Development
11 14 (4.91%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (4.91%) Data Modelling
11 14 (4.91%) Configuration Management
12 13 (4.56%) OOD
12 13 (4.56%) OOP
12 13 (4.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 71 (24.91%) SQL
2 69 (24.21%) Java
3 39 (13.68%) Ruby
4 34 (11.93%) JavaScript
5 29 (10.18%) C#
6 14 (4.91%) PHP
6 14 (4.91%) PowerShell
7 11 (3.86%) Perl
8 10 (3.51%) C
8 10 (3.51%) Python
9 6 (2.11%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.05%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.05%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.05%) C++
11 2 (0.70%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.70%) Groovy
12 1 (0.35%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 23 (8.07%) Degree
2 10 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.81%) MCSE
4 8 (2.81%) VCP4
4 8 (2.81%) VCP5
5 6 (2.11%) CCNA
5 6 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.11%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.70%) EMC Certification
6 2 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.70%) PMP
6 2 (0.70%) MCP
6 2 (0.70%) MCTS
6 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.35%) MCITP
7 1 (0.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.53%) QA
2 16 (5.61%) SLA
3 6 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.40%) COBIT
System Software
1 52 (18.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (12.28%) Active Directory
3 31 (10.88%) KVM
4 27 (9.47%) Samba
4 27 (9.47%) Varnish
5 24 (8.42%) vCloud
6 17 (5.96%) Hyper-V
6 17 (5.96%) XenApp
7 16 (5.61%) vSphere
8 14 (4.91%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (3.86%) VMware ESX
9 11 (3.86%) Terminal Services
10 5 (1.75%) Xen
11 4 (1.40%) Docker
12 3 (1.05%) XenDesktop
12 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (1.05%) ISA Server
12 3 (1.05%) VirtualBox
12 3 (1.05%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (1.05%) UAG
Systems Management
1 68 (23.86%) Puppet
2 43 (15.09%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (11.23%) ZABBIX
4 30 (10.53%) HAProxy
5 28 (9.82%) logstash
6 27 (9.47%) Kibana
6 27 (9.47%) StatsD
7 12 (4.21%) SCOM
8 9 (3.16%) Nagios
9 7 (2.46%) Vagrant
10 5 (1.75%) SCCM
11 4 (1.40%) CFEngine
12 2 (0.70%) Opsview
13 1 (0.35%) FortiGate
13 1 (0.35%) Capistrano
13 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 79 (27.72%) Microsoft
2 77 (27.02%) VMware
3 53 (18.60%) Cisco
4 47 (16.49%) HP
5 43 (15.09%) Oracle
6 30 (10.53%) Dell
6 30 (10.53%) New Relic
7 29 (10.18%) Juniper
7 29 (10.18%) Sony
8 28 (9.82%) Apple
9 27 (9.47%) Toshiba
10 23 (8.07%) EMC
11 21 (7.37%) Citrix
12 13 (4.56%) Google
12 13 (4.56%) Veeam
12 13 (4.56%) PlateSpin
13 8 (2.81%) JBoss
14 7 (2.46%) SAP
14 7 (2.46%) IBM
15 6 (2.11%) Rackspace
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Salary: £45k - 55k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £50k - 60k per year + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
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